Summary: Meeting of the Faculty Senate, Franklin College of Arts and Sciences
November 17, 2005
1. Call to Order
Presiding Officer Mitch Rothstein [Mathematics] called the meeting to order at
3:35 pm in Room 150 of the Student Learning Center.
2. Identification of Proxies and Visitors:
a. Proxies: Sarah Blackwell [Romance Languages] for Stacey Casado, Jim
Coverdill [Sociology] for Tom McNulty, Steve Dancz [Music] for Mitos
Andaya, Jacek Gaertig [Cellular Biology] for Haini Cai.
b. Absences: Gert-Jan Boons [Chemistry], Liming Cai [Computer Science], Lisa
Fusillo [Dance], Elham Izadi [Mathematics], Kasia Jerzak [Comparative
Literature], Alexei Kojevnikov [History], Barry Palevitz [Plant Biology]. Adam
Parkes [English], Mike Roden [Geology], Lijiang Shen [Speech
Communication], John Wares [Genetics], Jim Wright [Geology].
c. Visitors: Allen Amason [Business], Paul Duncan [CLACS], Laura Shedenhelm
[Library], Danée Attebury [Red & Black].
d. Total: 30 senators present, 12 absent.
3. The minutes from October, 2005 were approved with one correction.
4. Comments by the Presiding Officer, Mitch Rothstein:
a. The meeting with Dr. Mace will be rescheduled for Spring Semester.